Swedish National study on Aging and Care - Good Aging in Skåne

Overview

Acronym
GÅS-SNAC-S
Website
GÅS-SNAC-S
Investigators
  • Prof. Sölve Elmståhl

    Lund University

Contacts
  • Ole Larsen

    Lund University

General Design

Study design
Cohort
Start Year
2001
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
Recruitment Target
  • Individuals
Number of Participants
5,804
Supplementary Information

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Marker Paper

Lagergren M, Fratiglioni L, Hallberg I R, Berglund J, Elmståhl S, Hagberg B, Holst G, Rennemark M, Sjölund B-M,Thorslund M, Wiberg, I, Winblad B, Wimo A. A longitudinal study, integrating population and care and social service data - The Swedish National study on Ageing and Care (SNAC). Aging Clin Exp Res 2004; 16: 158-168.

PUBMED 15195992

Supplementary Information

Timeline

Populations

GÅS-SNAC-S - Cohort 1

Selection Criteria

Countries
  • Sweden
Territory
Area of the municipalities Malmö, Eslöv, Hässleholm, Osby and Ystad in southern Sweden

Sources of Recruitment

General Population
  • Selected sample
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
6,023
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
3,800
Supplementary Information about Population
GÅS-SNAC-S - Cohort 2

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
60
Maximum age
84
Countries
  • Sweden
Territory
Area of the municipalities Malmö, Eslöv, Hässleholm, Osby and Ystad in southern Sweden

Sources of Recruitment

General Population
  • Selected sample
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
1,523

Data Collection Events

GÅS-SNAC-S - Cohort 3

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
60
Maximum age
81
Countries
  • Sweden
Territory
Area of the municipalities Malmö, Eslöv, Hässleholm, Osby and Ystad in southern Sweden

Sources of Recruitment

General Population
  • Selected sample
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
1,350

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 GÅS-SNAC-S - Cohort 3 - Baseline 2012 2016

Individual Studies Included

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Harmonization Projects Included

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Networks

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Datasets

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